Welcome to Dragon Age II: The Rising Tide. This is a play-by-post roleplay based on the BioWare game, Dragon Age, most specifically revolving around the plot of Dragon Age 2. It follows Hawke's adventures through Kirkwall as he rises to champion, taking place right after the Hawkes have reached Kirkwall.

Both original and canon characters are accepted. These characters will have their own impact upon the plot and may even change its course. The board and its owners are not affiliated with BioWare or EA Games. Please register under whatever username you would like. The staff will change your username to that of your character once he/she is approved.


  • Rules: The rules for the forum, the roleplay, the wiki, and the IRC.
  • Creating Your Character: A guide on character creation, for both canons and originals. Soon, this will contain information on how to get involved in the roleplay.
  • Getting Started: Some tips to help you get involved in the roleplay.
  • Races: Descriptions of the four playable races (Human, Elf, Dwarf, and Kossith) as well as Mabari Hound.
  • Classes and Specializations: The three classes, and their sub-classes.
  • Staff: Learn about the Rising Tide staff team.


  • Character Index: An index of all characters stored on the wiki.
  • Canon Characters: What canon characters are available, what are taken, and an index on all.
  • Original Characters: An index of all original characters stored on the wiki.
  • NPC Characters: An index of all major NPC characters.
  • Face Claims: Some people like to use actors/actresses for their characters. For those who desire that option, there is Face Claim.
  • Who Plays Who: The people behind the characters, and their character lists.


  • Prologue: Covers the Hawke family's escape, the Fifth Blight, and the Awakening.
  • Main Plot: Plots that affect the whole of Kirkwall or a major part of Thedas.
  • Summary: A list of past plots in order, and a summary of what transpired in them.
  • Thread Calendar: A list of roleplay threads by date.

The World

  • Thedas: Information on the nations of Thedas as they are in the RP.
  • Kirkwall: Information on the roleplay's main location, the city-state of Kirkwall in the Free Marches.
  • Timeline: A timeline of events in Thedas.
  • Category:Religion: Information on the major religions in Thedas. This is under construction.
  • Language: Some words from varying languages used by the people of Thedas. This is under construction.
  • Calendar: Thedas months & holidays.